Saturday 25th October 2014 – 10.15am – John Hawker.
Three people have been injured following a crash in Birmingham this morning.
The crash occurred at the junction of Chester Road and Court Lane, Sutton Vesey at around 6.35am. Three ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Trusts MERIT team attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars with significant damage.
“A woman, believed to be in her 60’s was trapped in one car and was treated at the scene for abdominal, back and pelvic injuries. She was trapped for around 40 minutes. The woman was extricated with the assistance of the fire service and her condition was stabilised. She was transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Major Trauma Unit for further emergency treatment.
“The man driving the second car, believed to be in his 30’s, was also trapped in his vehicle and was treated at the scene for back and wrist injuries. He was also extricated from the vehicle and transferred to Heartlands hospital for further treatment.
“The passenger in the second car, a woman in her 30’s, suffered back pain in the crash and following treatment was also transferred to Heartlands for further treatment.
“Considering the damage to the vehicles the occupants were fortunate not to have suffered more serious injuries.”
We have no further details on this incident.